We won't get the verdict for several more months, but in about a week, the Eldred case comes up before the Supreme Court. Man, I almost don't want to think about it just because I'm going to be so disappointed if Eldred loses.
Click on the image for some info about the case and recent press.
And here's a link to Lawrence Lessig's talk at the O'Reilly Open Source Conference.
- Creativity and innovation always builds on the past.
- The past always tries to control the creativity that builds upon it.
- Free societies enable the future by limiting this power of the past.
- Ours is less and less a free society. (thanks Sam)